Nominated at the 2019 Boston Music Awards for Best Americana Artist!


Last year was great. The second time is even better! I am beyond thrilled to be once again nominated for a Boston Music Award in the Best Americana Act category. I love of my fellow nominees, and I am personally friend with many of them (Julie Rhodes will be my featured guest at the Union […]

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Quick Run of Florida Shows

I am thrilled to announce that I will be playing four shows in Florida in the last week of January! Here is the calendar:

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Two Shows Opening For Davy Knowles!!!


I am thrilled to be opening for Davy Knowles and the Band of Friends on their Tribute to Rory Gallagher this Friday and Saturday.

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Folk Alliance 2018 – Showcase Schedule


I am excited to be going to the Folk Alliance International Conference in Kansas City this year. I am looking forward to hearing a lot of music, seeing old friends and making new ones. If you are attending. I  hope to see you. I will be playing a number of showcases (you can see the […]

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Independent music awards

I am thrilled to be nominated for 5 Independent Music Awards. I have been nominated before, and my manager even won the Best Merch Award for the Haunted Heart Oil Can guitar. But this time feels really special for many reasons. First of all, just the sheer number of nominations. The Hammer & The Heart  […]

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Saying Goodbye To The Boxcar Lilies

Boxcar Lilies with Susan Cattaneo

As many of you know, sadly I am ending my run with the Boxcar Lilies.  My last show with them will be on February 2 at the Me & Thee Coffeehouse. It was a difficult decision to make, and I cannot express enough how grateful I am to Steph and Jenny for the time we […]

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6th Annual Daniel Pearl Music Day

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The New Album Is Here

I am thrilled to announce that I have released The Hammer & The Heart. You can buy it directly from my Bandcamp store or for a few more days buy it and get some of the exclusives from the Pledge campaign site

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Full Page Profile In The Boston Herald

Getting ready for the Bill Kirchen tour, I am thrilled to have been featured in a full page interview by Jed Gottlieb in the Boston Herald! Here are some key excerpts: “Technically, Susan Cattaneo is a solo artist. After all, it’s just her name on the cover of new album “The Heart & the Hammer.” […]

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5th Annual Daniel Pearl Music Day At the Lizard Lounge

The tradition continues! On October 19 my husband Dino is hosting his 5th Annual Daniel Pearl Music Day show at the Lizard Lounge. Tony Savarino and the Savtones return as the house band, and I am thrilled to join an incredibly talented line-up of singers (and good friends). Ethan Baird and Jake Bush (from Pesky […]

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